To me, being a pet owner means certain responsibilities. I have two adorable dachshunds and two super senior cats for whom I attempt to provide the safest, most healthy environment possible. I use cleaning products that are non-toxic, earth-friendly and safe for my pet’s delicate senses. And I seek companies like Olive, that offer a selection of products that I can trust.
Olive is a great company, dedicated to finding and offering top-quality, environmentally friendly pet products to eco-conscious pet owners through their website. Not only are the products themselves eco-friendly, but Olive strives for Zero Waste. “This means all unnecessary waste has been or is being eliminated, from paper, plastic bottles, pallet-wrap, and food waste. All orders ship in low-impact packaging, from recycled boxes to biodegradable packing peanuts. Olive also seeks out partners and vendors who share these same goals and values.” They were nice enough to recently send me a big package of full sized products to try and review.
Olive My Oh My Pizza Pie – Very aromatic dog biscuits that are wheat, corn and soy free and smell just like fresh pizza. Made in the USA with all human-grade ingredients, I was happy to feed them to my dog, Lucy – and she was thrilled to eat them!
Olive Nutty ‘Nanners – Human grade ingredients like roasted and unsalted peanuts, unsweetened banana, cage-free eggs, and raw honey make these dog biscuits a healthy choice. They are blended and baked in small batches to ensure freshness. Lucy thought they tasted great!
Olive Bubble + Squeak Organic Dog Shampoo – Made with organic oils and pure botanicals, this dog shampoo is formulated without irritating detergents or harmful chemicals. I washed my dachshunds with it recently and noted that the consistency of it is thin, which I liked because I only needed to shake several drops onto my dogs, and then lather with a shampoo brush. It lathered nicely and I noted that it rinsed cleanly and easily – no suds continued to come out of their fur. This is particularly important to me when washing their heads. They smelled fresh and clean, but not artificially fragranced afterward, and their coats were gorgeous; very shiny.
Cat Man Doo Dried Bonito Flakes – Naturally organic, this healthful fish treat contains no additives, preservatives, or by-products. Bonito, from the tuna family are harvested from the Western Pacific Ocean and processed in Washington State. Both of my cats loved these healthy treats!
Olive Unisex Poop Bags – Olive Unisex Poop Bags are made from GMO-free plant starches, they’re 100% compostable, and decompose in about 10-40 days. Designed for small to medium-sized dogs, they come in a cute canister that keeps them from breaking down from light exposure. At 8” by 12”, they’re generously sized to get the job done properly. They include 50 bags per canister and certified for restricted use of metals in the inks and dyes.
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